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Sandler, Adam

Overview
Works: 391 works in 1,205 publications in 7 languages and 53,205 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Melodrama  Juvenile works  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Comedy films  Love stories 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Performer, Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Narrator, Singer, Other, Former owner, Contributor, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Adam Sandler
Publications by Adam Sandler
Most widely held works by Adam Sandler
50 first dates by Jack Giarraputo( visu )
29 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,309 libraries worldwide
Henry Roth lives an enviable life in a Hawaiian paradise, spending every night with a different beautiful tourist in search of an island fling. It's a great life, no strings attached ... until he meets Lucy. He and Lucy hit it off right from the start, but the next day she acts like she doesn't know him. Lucy suffers from short-term memory loss, so every night all memory of her day is erased. But a man in love will go to great lengths to win the girl of his dreams. In an effort to help her remember him, he makes a video tape for her to watch every morning
Bedtime stories by Walt Disney( visu )
30 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and German and held by 2,004 libraries worldwide
Marty Bronson raises his son and daughter on his own. He has to sell his homey motel to Barry Nottingham who promises to make Marty's son manager. But, Nottingham pulls down the motel and builds a pricey hotel. Now grown up, Marty's son, Skeeter, works as a janitor and general servant. He still dreams of becoming the manager. When Nottingham announces a brand-new hotel, built on an existing school's property, he makes his future son-in-law, Kendall, manager. Skeeter's sister Wendy, has to leave town for a job interview and asks him to alternate looking after her two children Patrick and Bobbi, with Wendy's colleague, Jill. He doesn't get along with either Jill or the children, but his easy-going attitude loosens them all up. He starts telling the children bedtime stories and the children grow fond of him. They make suggestions about how the stories should go. When the stories become true in real life, Skeeter tries to maneuver the stories into a direction which will make his dream come true, too
Anger management by David Dorfman( visu )
22 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,975 libraries worldwide
After a small misunderstanding aboard an airplane escalates out of control, timid businessman Dave Buznik is ordered by the court to undergo anger management therapy at the hands of specialist Dr. Rydell. But when the doctor steps up his aggressive treatment by moving in, Dave goes from mild to wild as the unorthodox treatment wreaks havoc with his life
Hotel Transylvania ( visu )
21 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,971 libraries worldwide
The Hotel Transylvania, run by Dracula, is a unique, high-end resort catering only to the finest monsters and their families. Dracula is preparing for an extra special weekend - his daughter Mavis's 118th birthday - when trouble arises: a human has stumbled upon the resort for the first time ever! Even worse: the human has taken a liking to Mavis!
Spanglish by James L Brooks( visu )
24 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,906 libraries worldwide
When Flor and her daughter, Christina come to the United States, Flor gets a job as a maid at the home of a successful chef John Clasky, his insecure wife Deborah, their two children, and Deborah's mother. Despite Flor's lack of English, she does the best she can to assist the Clasky family in more than just house cleaning matters. However, when Flor is forced to live with the family over the summer, she has no choice but to bring Christina along. Deborah, much to Flor's disliking, treats Christina much like her own and at the same time she hurts the feelings of her own daughter, Bernice. When John's dreams begin to unravel, he begins to feel like his whole world is coming down around him. Told through Christina's college letter to Princeton University, Christina learns that things come and go in life, but family is the most important thing a person can have
The wedding singer by Frank Coraci( visu )
41 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,862 libraries worldwide
Robbie Hart is a master of ceremonies, left at the altar at his own wedding. He becomes someone who can only destroy other people's weddings until he meets a waitress named Julia. Julia, however, is about to have a wedding of her own and may be lost forever
Grown ups ( visu )
18 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,697 libraries worldwide
Een stel jeugdvrienden komt na jaren nog eens bij elkaar om de goede oude tijd nog een keer te beleven. Ook al zijn ze nu respectabele zakenmannen en huisvaders, eenmaal bij elkaar zijn ze net weer kinderen
Just go with it ( visu )
20 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,674 libraries worldwide
A plastic surgeon who is romancing a much younger schoolteacher enlists his loyal assistant to pretend to be his soon-to-be ex-wife in order to cover up a careless lie. When more lies backfire, the assistant's kids become involved, and everyone heads off for a weekend in Hawaii that will change all their lives
Click by Frank Coraci( visu )
26 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,607 libraries worldwide
A workaholic architect finds a universal remote that allows him to fast-forward and rewind to different parts of his life. Complications arise when the remote starts to make its own choices
Mr. Deeds by Steven Brill( visu )
21 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,602 libraries worldwide
Small-town guy Longfellow Deeds goes to New York City to collect a $40 billion inheritance from a long lost uncle, even living in a palatial mansion with the services of an unusual valet. Things get better when he mets a beautiful woman. But money changes everything, and things aren't what they seem - his sweetie is actually a journalist feeding reports of his outrageous behavior to the press! Now, its up to Deeds to straighten everybody out
Paul Blart mall cop ( visu )
8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,563 libraries worldwide
Paul Blart is a mild-mannered, dutiful family man who works as a security guard in a New Jersey mall. He has applied to become a cop for years, but he always fails the physical exam because he is overweight and has hyperglycemia. One day a gang of organized criminals put the mall under siege and takes hostages. Blart becomes trapped inside and because he feels it is duty as a security guard, he refuses to leave. He becomes the police department's eyes on the inside and attempts to stop the criminals on his own
Happy Gilmore by Dennis Dugan( visu )
30 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 1,542 libraries worldwide
Although Happy dreams of becoming a professional hockey player, he discovers that his hockey slap shot translates to an astonishing 400 yard tee shot. So when his grandmother loses her home to the IRS, Happy decides to earn the house back by joining the pro golf tour, bringing his ferocious temper and outlandish antics to the well-tended fairways. Before long, Happy is a media sensation, attracting crowds and news cameras wherever he goes. But Happy's bitter rival has his own plans for the golf superstar, resulting in a riotous, laugh-filled confrontation on the links
Big daddy by Dennis Dugan( visu )
28 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,528 libraries worldwide
Thirty-two-year-old Sonny Koufax has spent his whole life avoiding responsibility. But when his girlfriend dumps him for an older man, he's got to find a way to prove he's ready to grow up. In a desperate last-ditch effort, Sonny adopts five-year-old Julian to impress her. She's not impressed and he can't return the kid
Zookeeper by Leslie Bibb( visu )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,517 libraries worldwide
The animals at the Franklin Park Zoo love their kindhearted caretaker, Griffin Keyes. Finding himself more comfortable with a lion than a lady, Griffin decides the only way to get a girl in his life is to leave the zoo and find a more glamorous job. The animals, in a panic, decide to break their time-honored code of silence and reveal their biggest secret: they can talk! To keep Griffin from leaving, they decide to teach him the rules of courtship, animal style
The longest yard by Peter Segal( visu )
16 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 1,504 libraries worldwide
A former pro football quarterback suddenly lands in a maximum security prison. Using fellow inmates, he must put together a motley group of cons to play a no-holds-barred grudge game against the sadistic guards
Reign over me ( visu )
18 editions published in 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,491 libraries worldwide
Alan Johnson runs into his old college roommate, Charlie Fineman, on the streets of New York City. He is surprised to find that Charlie does not remember him at all. Alan later learns that Charlie is suffering with grief over the loss of his family on 9/11. Flooded with grief, Charlie quits his job and isolates himself from everyone around him. Alan attempts to help Charlie get over his grief by rekindling their friendship. As Alan spends a lot of time with Charlie, it puts a strain on his relationship with his wife and kids
Punch-drunk love by Paul Thomas Anderson( visu )
43 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,412 libraries worldwide
Barry Egan, a shy sad-sack with a great deal of repressed anger that occasionally bursts forth in sudden violent outrages, falls in love with Lena, a co-worker of one of Barry's seven sisters. After calling a phone-sex line, Barry is extorted by bad-guy Dean, who eventually sends four goons to assault Barry and get the money
Blended ( visu )
18 editions published in 2014 in English and Multiple languages and held by 1,400 libraries worldwide
After a disastrous blind date, single parents Lauren and Jim agree on only one thing: they never want to see each other again. But when they each sign up separately for a fabulous family vacation with their kids, they are all stuck sharing a suite at a luxurious African safari resort for a week
Grown ups 2 by Adam Sandler( visu )
22 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 1,366 libraries worldwide
Lenny has decided to relocate his family back to the small town to have his kids grow up where he and his friends grew up. This time around, the grownups are the ones learning lessons from their kids on a day notoriously full of surprises: the last day of school
I now pronounce you Chuck & Larry by Adam Sandler( visu )
18 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,350 libraries worldwide
When red tape stops New York fire fighter Larry from naming his children as beneficiaries of his pension, he asks his best friend to enter into domestic partnership with him. Now they must convince everyone their 'marriage' is real ... even their gorgeous lawyer
 
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Alternative Names
Sandler, Adam Richard 1966-
Languages
English (448)
German (14)
French (7)
Spanish (4)
Multiple languages (4)
Italian (3)
Chinese (1)
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